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Success for ‘above average’ Alford school in education league tables

A grammar school in Alford appears to have come out on top of the education tables released by the Government with pupils making the most progress and getting the highest attainment under new national measures.


Free Link ATMs could start charging for withdrawals

Thousands of Link cash machines could start charging for cash withdrawals because of a row among banks about paying fees to the ATM provider.

Scene from Ruth Walker's farewell in 2004.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Farewell given to Church Farm’s Ruth

Ruth Walker retired in 2004 and was a name synonymous with the Church Farm Museum in Skegness, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.


WATCH: From twerking builders to Scottish football fans: 10 most complained-about adverts in 2016

The Advertising Standards Authority has released the 10 most complained-about adverts from last year.

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Classes to suit everyone at Alford Craft Market

There are a number of creative workshops taking place at Alford Craft Market.

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Campaign launched to get Lincolnshire’s Red Arrows immortalised in LEGO

Campaign launched to get Lincolnshire’s Red Arrows immortalised in LEGO

A campaign has been launched to get Britain’s iconic Red Arrows, based in Lincolnshire, made into the next LEGO model.

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Single mum from Wainfleet trashed home, terrifying girl, 6

A single mum of three from Wainfleet got so ‘wound up’ about her former partner when she was out drinking with friends, that she broke into his home and trashed it, terrifying a six-year-old girl inside, a court has heard.

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REVEALED: The catalogue of failings that closed Wainfleet Surgery

Shocking failings at Wainfleet Surgery that put more than 2000 patients at risk of their safety have been relealed in a report issued today.

TVP have arrested an 18 year old

Police hunt for Mablethorpe bag-snatcher

Mablethorpe’s Neighbourhood Policing Team is investigating a theft which took place in Waterloo Road yesterday evening (Wednesday).

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Join Skegness Hospital supporters

The next meeting of Skegness Hospital Watch is tomorrow (Thursday).

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Get property security marked in Skegness

Skegness Crime Prevention Panel will be holding a security property marking session outside the Hildreds Centre on Saturday. 
Members will be available to advise on security issues and get items such as iPhones, Sat Navs and pedal cycles security marked.


Lincolnshire ‘bucks the trend’ with latest employment figures

The number of people claiming unemployment benefits in Lincolnshire has dropped by 2.4 per cent compared to the same time last year, official figures have revealed today (Wednesday).

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Fin-tastic yoga sessions at attraction

Skegness Aquarium is introducing a new exercise venture with a fishy twist.

Alan Cupitt and Gill Thomas

Skegness couple in The Gambia ‘never been so scared’ as holidaymakers wait to be flown home

A couple from Skegness waiting to fly home from The Gambia say they have ‘never been so scared as what we are now’.

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Mrs Wilkinson (Cook in Charge), with the youngest and oldest school councillors, Farrah Cammack (Reception) and Jack Burrage (Year 6)

Healthy food award for Willoughby school

St Helena’s CE Primary School, Willoughby, is the only school in the county to receive a silver medal for its commitment to preparing and serving healthy fresh school lunches.

35% of British workers admit to having got away with a nap at work

35% of British workers admit to having got away with a nap at work

Take a look around your office. If a new study is to be believed, 35 per cent of your colleagues have taken a nap on the job and got away with it. And only 12 per cent say they have had been disciplined by their boss for sleeping at work.

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Gmail hack: Even tech-savvy users fooled by sophisticated phishing technique

Gmail hack: Even tech-savvy users fooled by sophisticated phishing technique

Even tech-savvy Gmail users are falling victim to hackers who steal their login credentials, according to a security expert, who notes that increasingly sophisticated phishing techniques are being employed.


‘Record breaking’ year for LIVES responders

LIVES, the Lincolnshire-based charity attending 999 medical emergencies, have experienced their busiest year on record - responding to more than 20,000 emergency calls from patients across Lincolnshire in 2016.

The advert for Naturist Cleaners. Photo: Facebook

Naked female & male cleaners wanted in Skegness to clean houses for £45 an hour

Naked female and male cleaners are being sought to clean houses in Skegness and across Lincolnshire for £45 an hour - on condition they do it in the nude.

Warning after distraction burglaries in Skegness

Warning after distraction burglaries in Skegness

Skegness CID are asking local residents to be on their guard following a series of distraction burglaries across the town.

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